Modeling Oil Spill Trajectories in Baffin Bay and Lancaster Sound

Published 13 June 2016

An oil spill trajectory study of hypothetical oil spills in the Lancaster Sound and Baffin Bay region.

This study investigated possible spill events associated with vessel traffic and offshore petroleum exploration and development. The results of this analysis are intended to inform local risk perception, prepare for oil spill response planning, and inform integrated ocean management and planning.

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